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" Cheat and be cheated, and die: who knows ? we are ashes and dust. IX Peace sitting under her olive, and slurring the days gone by, When the poor are hovell'd and hustled together, each sex, like swine, When only the ledger lives, and when only not all... "
The Dublin university magazine - Page 339
by University magazine - 1855
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The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp].

Robert Kemp Philp - 1855
...too may passively take the print Of the golden age— why not? I have neither hope nor trust ; May make my heart as a millstone, set my face as a flint. Cheat an.l be cheated, and die : who knows ? we are ashes and dust." And here is a portrait still closer...
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The Irish Quarterly Review, Volume 5, Part 1

1855
...writes, and one can fancy that he is versifying the police reports of the cheap Sunday papers: — Peace sitting under her olive, and slurring the days gone by, When the poor are hovoll'd and hustled together, eacli KX, Uko swine, When only the ledger lives, and when only not all...
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MAUD, AND OTHER POEMS.

ALFRED TENNYSON, D.C.L., - 1855
...too may passively take the print Of the golden age — why not ? I have neither hope nor trust ; May make my heart as a millstone, set my face as a flint,...cheated, and die : who knows ? we are ashes and dust. 9. Peace sitting under her olive, and slurring the days gone by, When the poor are hovell'd and hustled...
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Maud, and Other Poems

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1855 - 160 pages
...too may passively take the print Of the golden age — why not? I have neither hope nor trust ; May make my heart as a millstone, set my face as a flint,...cheated, and die : who knows ? we are ashes and dust. 9. Peace sitting under her olive, and slurring the days gone by, "When the poor are hovell'd and hustled...
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The Ecclesiastic [afterw.] The Theologian and ecclesiastic ..., Volume 17

1855
...exceedingly powerful, but very rugged and extraordinary lines, — some of which we transcribe : " Peace, sitting under her olive, and slurring the days gone by, When the poor are hovel' d, and hustled together, each sex like swine, When only the ledger lives, and when only not...
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The Christian reformer; or, Unitarian magazine and review [ed. by ..., Volume 11

Robert Aspland - 1855
...age—why not ? I have neither hope nor trust; Sooner or later I too may passively take the print May make my heart as a millstone, set my face as a flint, Cheat and bo cheated, and die: who knows ? we are ashes and dust. Peace sitting under her olive, and slurring...
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The Irish Quarterly Review, Volume 5

1855
...one can fancy that he is versifying the police reports of the cheap Sunday papers: — Peace sitrini; under her olive, and slurring the days gone by. When the poor are liovell'd and hustled together, each sex, like swine, When only the ledger lives, and when only not...
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Putnam's Magazine: Original Papers on Literature, Science, Art ..., Volume 6

1855
...think, and that of a kind The viler, as underhand, not openly bearing the sword. " Peace sitting nnder her olive, and slurring the days gone by, When the poor are hqvell'd and hustled together, each sex, like swine, When only the ledger lives, and when only not...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 78

1855
...asre — why not? I have neither hope nor trust : May make my heart as a millstone, set шу lac« as a flint. Cheat and be cheated, and die: who knows? we aro a&hes and dust." Is that poetry? la it even respectable verso ? fs it not altogether on ill - conceived...
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The Criterion; art, science and literature, Volume 1

1856
...men of mind, When who, but a fool, would have faith in a tradesman's ware or his word ? *****<*•• Peace, sitting under her olive, and slurring the days gone by — When the poor aro hovelled and hustled together, each sex, like swine ; When only the ledger lives, and when only...
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